H.Res. 169 (105th): Providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 1119) to authorize appropriations for fiscal years 1998 and 1999 for military activities of the Department of Defense, to prescribe military personnel strengths for fiscal years 1998 and 1999, and for other purposes.
This resolution sets the rules for debate for another bill, such as limiting who can submit an amendment and setting floor debate time.
Jun 19, 1997
105th Congress, 1997–1998
Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
on Jun 19, 1997
This simple resolution was agreed to on June 19, 1997. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.
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About the resolution
- Summary (CRS)
- 6/19/1997--Passed House amended.Sets forth the rule (modified closed) providing for the consideration of H.R. 1119 (Department of Defense authorization).
- What is a resolution?
The “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 169” means this is a House simple resolution in the United States Congress. A simple resolution is used for matters that affect just one chamber of Congress, often to change the rules of the chamber to set the manner of debate for a related bill. It must be agreed to in the chamber in which it was introduced. It is not voted on in the other chamber and does not have the force of law.
- Committee Assignments
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